So... I got my first rejection letter.
It's expected, of course. We've all heard that story of J.K. Rowling having to query about a hundred times before she ever got accepted.
I have to say, it's embarrassing to admit that I was a little disappointed. It's embarrassing because I don't want to be disappointed. But when you love something so much and you get 'rejected', it just isn't... reassuring.
On a more positive note, they're sending back fast. The first person I sent to got back within two days, and the second sent back over night. And even though both were rejects, at least I didn't have to wait so long.
The good news is I picked myself up and am back with a new
How do you guys feel (honestly) when you get rejection letters? How many times have you had to query?